Cytoprotection

Cytoprotection is a process by which chemical compounds provide protection to cells against harmful agents. For example, a gastric cytoprotectant is any medication that combats ulcers not by reducing gastric acid but by increasing mucosal protection. Examples of gastric cytoprotective agents include prostaglandins which protect the stomach mucosa ...
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cytoprotection

The process by which chemical compounds provide protection to cells against harmful agents. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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